Jeddah Airport Guide to Jeddah - King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED)

Jeddah Airport Taxi

To get to and from Jeddah Airport Travel time is about 1 hour.

We strongly recommend you to negotiate the price with the driver. If you can’t agree it, go to the next driver. Some of the taxi drivers speak English as well as Urdu.

Private taxis can run throughout Saudi Arabia while white taxis with the taxi sign are not allowed to go, for example, to Makkah (Meca).

Please, before boarding any taxi, make sure that it is a licenced taxi. Only men can share taxi rides.



The taxi rank can be found outside the main terminal.


There are various taxicabs that wait outside of Jeddah Airport.

Passengers can book previously the taxi service or arrange it when arriving at Jeddah Airport.

Service hours: 24/7.


Fares are fixed, although for non-Arabic speakers the fares may be higher if they don’t negotiate it.

See some of them below:

- To Mecca: SR 150.00 – 250.00
- To downtown Jeddah: SR 50.00 – 100.00

Please note that there is a surcharge for trips from the airport.


If you wish to transfer from and to Jeddah Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!